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Portrait of Jean-Baptiste Biot

Artist:
Jules Boilly (French, Paris 1796–1874 Paris)
Date:
1820
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 x 10 11/16 in. (35.5 x 27.2 cm) Image: 6 5/16 × 7 5/8 in. (16 × 19.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul F. Walter, in memory of Christopher Hemphill, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1183.83
Not on view
Inscription: Dated and signed in stone, lower center: 1820 Jul. Boilly
Lettered below image, center: Institut Royal de France. Acadie. des Sciences. (Géometrie.) / Biot / (Jean-Baptiste) / Membre de la légion d'honneur. / Né à Paris le 22 Avril 1774, Elu en 1802.
Paul F. Walter; Donor: Paul F. Walter
BN Après III.45-6.9
IFF Inventaire du Fonds Français: Bibliothèque Nationale, Départment des Estampes. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1930-, cat. no. 9, pp. 45–46.



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